A Brief Chat With Brian Smee

Lazy Daze is the Flatpack award-winning animated short that captures the disjointed perspective of a dog’s lazy slumber. We ...

FLATPICKS: RACHAEL YARDLEY

Time is moving swiftly along, and we’re already over half way through Flatpack 11! Next up sharing her Flatpicks in advance of ...

FLATPICKS: AISLING MARKS

1) Everything In between screenings I can’t think of anything better to do than pop into the hub and play Everything, the new PS4 ...

FLATPICKS: LUCILE BOURLIAUD

1) Holorama The greatest joy of working for Flatpack is being able to bring this kind of treasure trove to Birmingham. Digital artist ...

FLATPICKS: AMY SMART

Revelry, melodrama and a decent helping of cereal to complement your morning cartoons. Read on Amy Smart’s Flatpicks to give you ...

The Red Turtle

We are very excited to announce that Michael Dudok de Wit will be joining us next Friday evening for a Q&A following his beautiful ...

FLATPICKS: LAUREN YOUNG

Next up giving her twopence is our Festival Assistant Lauren Young… 1) Radio Dreams Both brilliantly funny and a treat for the ...

Flatpack Guide to: Documentary

Documentaries are a massive part of the Flatpack experience, and this year there are 15 to choose from that traverse time and space, ...

FLATPICKS: DUNCAN POULTON

It’s that time of year again when in the run up to the festival we’re on hand to guide you through the programme. Kicking ...

Flatpack Guide to: Unpacked

Here at Flatpack, we’re just as intrigued by films as we are by the intricate processes of production. Here we present the ...

The Brumburger Miracle

We just couldn’t help ourselves. As if the first time wasn’t enough.  If you didn’t manage to catch it, Take Me High ...

Pocket Film Festival

Newly appointed Flatpack FEDS Trainee Rico Johnson-Sinclair gives us the lowdown on Staffordshire’s very own Pocket Film Festival ...

Blast off!

Our full programme is now online, brochures are making their way to city-centre shelves, and with less than a month to go before ...